General disability info


Useful contacts and links


Sarah Williams

Equality and Diversity Manager

0113 2375037



Colette Eden

Safeguarding Manager


English Federation of Disability Sport (EFDS)

EFDS is an equality partner funded by Sport England to provide support information and a strategic lead for governing bodies for disabled people in sport.

SportPark, Loughborough University

Oakwood Drive, Loughborough

Leicestershire LE11 3QF

01509 227750


Level Playing Field

Formally the National Association of Disabled Spectators, Level Playing Field provide advice support, information and training for both spectators and clubs. Although primarily an organization supporting disabled football spectators Level Playing Field has extended its remit to include Rugby League and other sports and are responsible for delivering the access auditing of our stadia


Access to Work (AtW) subject to government funding

The scheme currently run by Jobcentre Plus to provide advice and practical support to disabled people to enable them to work along-side their colleagues.  AtW pays a grant through Jobcentre Plus towards any extra employment costs that result from a disability.

For more information visit



To download the full version of the document Disability and working – a TUC guide to the law and good practice


Guide Dog Association


Hearing dogs


Assistance Dogs UK


Access Audio Ltd. (audio commentary equipment)

Unit 32/5 Hardengreen Business Park

Dalhousie Road


EH22 3NX

T 0131 663 0777